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Encyclopedia > Camp Geiger

Camp Geiger is a United States Marine Corps Base. Although not geographically connected, it is part of the MCB Camp Lejeune complex, and is home to the Marine Corps School of Infantry for all Marines recruited through the Eastern Recruiting Region. Located off US Highway 17 south of Jacksonville, NC, it trains approximately 20,000 Marines every year. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (3072x2048, 2737 KB) I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is a branch of the U.S. military responsible for providing power projection from the sea,[1] utilizing the mobility of the U.S. Navy to rapidly deliver combined-arms task forces to global crises. ... The School of Infantry (SOI) — SOI East, located at United States Marine Corps Base Camp Geiger, a satellite facility of Camp Lejeune, and the SOI West at Camp Pendleton — host the second stage of initial military training for enlisted Marines after recruit training. ... Jacksonville is a city located in Onslow County, North Carolina. ...

Resident Commands

  • School of Infantry, East
  • Marine Combat Training Battalion
  • Infantry Training Battalion
  • Headquarters and Support Battalion
  • Advanced Infantry Training Company
  • Staff Non-Commissioned Officer Academy

External Links

School of Infantry Home Page
Global Security.org Camp Geiger



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